January 18, 2018 RSS feed / Features

U.S. Hits Record For Costly Weather Disasters: $306 Billion

WASHINGTON (AP) _ With three strong hurricanes, wildfires, hail, flooding, tornadoes and drought, the United States tallied a record high bill last year for weather disasters: $306 billion.  More...

Dauphin County Woman Brings Home Sticky Bun Blue Ribbon

Harrisburg, PA – Marel King of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, won at the 102nd Pennsylvania Farm Show for her take on a Pennsylvania favorite in the Sticky Bun Contest on Friday, Jan. More...

Simple Tips To Reduce Suffering This Flu Season

( StatePoint) – U. S. health officials are predicting a harsh flu season. While there is still no cure for flu, there are steps you can take to reduce suffering while the virus takes its course. More...

Today In History

Cook Reaches Hawaiian Islands In 1778

Today is Thursday, Jan. 18, the 18th day of 2018. There are 347 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: More...

Fed Projects $80.2 Billion To Treasury For 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Federal Reserve said Wednesday the payments it will make to the federal government based on its 2017 operations will drop to $80.2 billion, down 12.3 percent from 2016.  More...

Lancaster County Chocolate Cake Tops The Competition At Farm Show

Harrisburg, PA – Dolly Getz of Lancaster County took home first place and a $500 prize in the PA Preferred ™ Homemade Chocolate Cake Contest on Saturday, Jan. More...